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He was born in Little Rock, Arkansas, in 1919. Moved to Los Angeles with his mother in 1922. In 1935, he joined California National Guard; a few months later, he enlisted in the United States Army an served until 1955. While serving in the army as a tank commander, he fought in the Battle of the Bulge and earned the Silver Star, the Bronze Star, the Purple Heart, and the Luxembourg War Cross. After leaving the army he held jobs as a professional boxer, actor, horse trainer, and radio announcer. He studied English literature at the University of Miami, attaining a master's degree in 1964. He also worked as an associate editor with Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine and a book reviewer for the Miami Herald. He taught at the University of Miami and then Miami-Dade Community College, teaching English and philosophy. He died of a heart attack in 1988, and is buried at Arlington National Cemetery.
Whi is this author known for his hard boiled style of fiction?
Choose the correct answer:Charles Willeford Elmore Leonard John D. MacDonald James Lee Burke
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